The following videos from Films On Demand are filled with facts, hints, insights, and observations from experts in the field of education and from students who know the ropes.
These videos will help you with time management; critical thinking and problem-solving; active listening and note-taking; researching, reading, and writing; and studying and test-taking; and stress management.
With tips and advice from career counselors, human resources reps, new employees, and seasoned business professionals, this three-part series takes a commonsense approach to the details of job success. Each program provides essential information on the big issues (dress codes, asking for a raise) as well as on matters seldom covered (dealing with office politics, surprise visits from higher-ups). Engaging graphics make pertinent points easy to remember, and anecdotes from a focus group of young professionals give real-life context to expert recommendations. The importance of good interpersonal skills and having a positive attitude is promoted throughout.
A Cambridge Educational/MotionMasters Coproduction. 3-part series, 25 minutes each.
After viewing all three videos, access the quiz below to test your knowledge.